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    Default Need Some Advice!

    I have a 03 2.2 dti vectra and just got my hands on some 19" snowies. Im looking to lower my car around 40mm i wanted to know what the best make of springs are that dont make the ride 2 harsh! ive had coilovers on past cars and regretted spending the money on the shocks n springs kits!
    If i could get some advice from people that are happy with their shocks that arent too pricey!

    thanks, marc

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    Eibach are pretty much regarded as the best uprated spring while still keeping a good ride when your pottering around. I've got mine matched with B4's, but many guys put B6's and even B8's on.

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    thanks mate! im sorry whats b4's and b6's etc??

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    Different rated Bilstein shocks mate. B4 being just up from stock and B8 the hardest and best suited to very low cars. Some for Sale HERE at a good price.

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    thanks alot mate!

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    No probs mate. I have this combo on my SRi and am over the moon with it. You still keep the ride of the stock SRi but push it into a corner or under braking and it firms right up.

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